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1924

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1934

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Cigarette Case, ca. 1929

This is a Cigarette Case.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Private Collection as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

It is dated ca. 1929. Its medium is agate, enamel, nephrite, carved coral, carved rubies, rose-cut diamonds, carved cabochon ruby, gold.

It is credited Lent by Private Collection.

  • Bracelet
  • coral.
  • Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.
  • 1946-50-20

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 8 × 5.7 × 1.6 cm (3 1/8 × 2 1/4 × 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

French assay marks; English importation marks; Cartier Paris Londres New York; Made in France; 21443; stamped JC for Jaques Cartier

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.

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